Raipur: In a shocking incident, a 45-year-old man was hacked to death by his brother on Tuesday in Daundilohra village in Balod district of Chhattisgarh in full public view.
According to reports, the accused, identified as Suresh Kumar, 40 pulled his elder brother Chinturam, 45 out of the house and tied him to electric pole and killed him with an axe in public. The incident occurred when Chinturam started singing and playfully mocked Kumar when the latter was asleep.
Irritated, Kumar started to quarrel with his brother. During the scuffle, Chinturam grabbed an axe to frighten Kumar, but was overpowered, was dragged by his brother out of the house. He warned the public that he would attack them if they try to stop him.
After the incident, Suresh went to the police station with the axe and surrendered. According to villagers, it had become common between the duo to fight every day. They also said that Chinturam had high-pitch voice, and he used to deliberately sing to irritate his brother. The police have charged Suresh with murder and have said that he has a record of creating trouble as he is short-tempered.